Simulation of Shale Gas Reservoirs Incorporating the Correct Physics for Capillarity CX(s) Applied: A9 Date: 09/09/2010 Location(s): Norman, Oklahoma Office(s): Fossil Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
In Oklahoma City, summer temperatures can get above 100 degrees, making cooling more of a necessity than a luxury. But the designers of the American Indian Cultural Center and Museum (AICCM) wanted to make cooling choices that reflect American Indian cultures' respect for the land. So, rather than using conventional air-conditioning, the museum's main complex will use an ice storage system estimated to save 644,000 kilowatt hours of electricity a year.
Warr Acres Ground Source Heat Project With Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Retrofit CX(s) Applied: B5.1 Date: 09/01/2010 Location(s): Warr Acres, Oklahoma Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office
Oklahoma's Appliance Rebate Program swept through the plains in May, providing residents a break on upfront appliance costs and ensuring long-term energy savings. Oklahomans claimed more than 16,300 rebates in less than a month on ENERGY STAR refrigerators, clothes washers, single room air conditioners, water heathers, central air conditioners, air-source heat pumps, furnaces and ground-source heat pumps.